"This work is unlike any other, in its range of rich, conjuring imagery and its dexterity, its smart voice. Carroll-Hackett doesn’t spare us—but doesn’t save us—she draws a blueprint of power and class with her unflinching pivot: matter-of-fact and tender." —Jan Beatty

sandy marchettiThis week, meet Sandra Marchetti, the author of Confluence, a debut full-length collection of poetry from Sundress Publications. She is also a co-author of Heart Radicals, a forthcoming chapbook of love poems from ELJ Publications. Eating Dog Press published an illustrated letterpress edition of her essays and poetry, A Detail in the Landscape, and her first volume, The Canopy, won Midwest Writing Center’s Mississippi Valley Chapbook Contest. Gulf Coast, Phoebe, and Prick of the Spindle have honored Sandra’s work in recent annual contests and her poetry appears widely in Subtropics, Ecotone, Green Mountains Review, Word Riot, Blackbird, Southwest Review, and elsewhere. Her essays and reviews can be found at The Rumpus, Words Without Borders, Mid-American Review and other venues. Sandra’s poetry and prose is anthologized in New Poetry from the Midwest, Prairie Gold: An Anthology of the American Heartland, The World is Charged: Poetic Engagements with Gerard Manley Hopkins, and other volumes. She lives outside of Chicago with her husband.

Learn More:
https://www.facebook.com/sandywritingservices/
http://www.pw.org/content/sandra_marchetti
http://eljpublications.com/our-authors/sandra-marchetti/

Links to Purchase Books:
https://squareup.com/market/sundress-publications/confluence-by-sandra-marchetti-pre-order
http://www.mwcqc.org/books/the-canopy-by-sandra-marchetti/

Reviews of Confluence:
http://therumpus.net/2015/03/confluence-by-sandra-marchetti/
http://lit.newcity.com/2015/07/20/looking-at-longing-chicago-poet-sandra-marchetti-debuts-with-confluence/
http://www.raintaxi.com/confluence/

Links to Read Poems Online:
http://www.thrushpoetryjournal.com/january-2014-sandra-marchetti.html
http://www.splitlipmagazine.com/#!14-sandra-marchetti/c1pwa
http://themuseumofamericana.net/current-issue/poetry/three-poems-by-sandra-marchetti/
http://www.wordriot.org/archives/7484
http://www.tupeloquarterly.com/grace-by-sandra-marchetti/

Links to Listen/Watch Sandy Online:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5m34WhZoRc
https://vimeo.com/125487102
http://sugarhousereviewblog.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-sound-of-sugarsandra-marchetti.html
http://www.menacinghedge.com/summer2014/entry-marchetti.php

Interviews:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07wPT0pxXyw
https://geosireads.wordpress.com/2015/06/19/interview-with-sandra-marchetti-author-of-confluence/
http://entropymag.org/getting-lit-round-4-with-sandra-marchetti/

Happy reading!

xo

Mary

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